Use of route optimization software The optimization software of today’s era has better route planning, which is much more reliable than a human experience on geography, using various dynamics based on the needs of the business. The software controlling many route factors can optimize these operations to give the best savings for a mid-mile operation. It is also essential that the software integrates with the current infrastructure and is accessible to the management for various dashboards. Oorjaa has a state-of-the-art, AI ML-based route optimization software which can give businesses an upper hand in arresting the additional costs of mid-mile operations.
Optimize distribution Routes A optimization software can suggest the routes, but these are to be controlled based on certain control factors, which are specific to the geography and are to be hassle- free, customized to the nature of mid-mile activity such as cross-docking or transloading routes, multi- depot routes. Oorjaa provides the best routes customized to the nature of the operations
Schedule Recurring routes Mid-mile operations are generally recurring and can be automated using past data. These data patterns act as an input, provide deeper insights to the teams, and help in analyzing the regular routes and the type of vehicle to be used to analyze their monthly planning and budgeting of finances for handling their mid-mile logistics. The insights’ accuracy is based on daily, weekly and monthly shipment volumes variance.
Traceability for their fleet Considering the value of transported products and the margin of businesses. It’s crucial to have visibility of the fleet, as this provides insights to organizations on the routing efficiency and alerts on deviance from the planned routes. It additionally helps organizations have better control over their KPI – Distance travelled.
Improve warehouse operations Many organizations struggle with synergic differences among parties leading to bottlenecks in the planning and execution of the mid-mile operations, which, as explained, needs to be operating with minimal issues to attain the best outcomes. Warehouse operations planned with the logistics operations at the centre perform better as there is better synergy in teams with better prioritization of material picking, overall improving the system’s efficacy.
ePOD In the era of digitization, it is essential to maintain an electronic record of important transactions made in the system. ePOD comes in handy for such electronic documentation. Oorjaa gets the best storage space and ePOD management for any organization.
Fleet Management and Billing Organizations work in silos, whether or not we like it, and this leads to bottlenecks in the crucial process like invoicing and payments for the supply. The crux of these issues is a lack of visibility across departments, a TMS and Dashboard solutions are essential for the ease of such operations.
The Quick commerce and Online grocery industries are on the S-curved growth currently with a dip in the transition, the industry that processes ~10 lakh orders today might process ~50 Lakh orders someday, and this would need more tech disruptions to come across the supply chain. Some of these far-fetch disruptions are already in pilot studies across the globe. Autonomous Trucks, Drone-based Mid-mile deliveries are just the tip of the Iceberg in the ocean of innovation to unfold in the industry.